Etiqueta 'Seasonality'
Everyone knows there is too much temporary working


All-year working

A genuine twelve-month economy would be lovely but, and for reasons stated time and time again, it will always be elusive.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/02/2022 10:03

More tourists in the low season mean more work.


Low-season fijo discontinuo working up 80%

The increase appears to be a clear sign of a lessening of the impact of seasonality.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/01/2019 18:55

The employment situation is improving but it is very much linked to seasonal demand.


Eleven per cent drop in Balearic unemployment

"We are talking about miserable salaries and people still being unable to make ends meet."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/04/2017 00:00

Tourism minister Barceló wants to spread the load of tourists.


Barceló announces plan to alleviate tourist pressure

The government's "plan for touristic equilibrium" will address effects of tourism "massification".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/11/2016 00:00

Jobs of a permanent nature are still easy to find than temporary ones.


Unemployment rises as tourism season ends

Compared with 2015, though, the unemployment rate looks rather better, as there were 10,337 fewer people on the register.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/11/2016 00:00

Balearic government looking to avoid more "saturation" of tourists.


Barceló says it's not possible to limit the number of tourists

While Barceló accepts that it is not possible to limit the actual number of tourists, there can be a limit established on the number of tourist places (in accommodation).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2016 00:00

Unemployment in the Balearics rises but doesn't everywhere


Unemployment in the Balearics rises but doesn't everywhere

The actual number of registered unemployed people in the Balearics, as of November, was 77,187.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/12/2015 00:00

Palma's mayor, José Hila, second right.


Town hall wants to make Palma the "Mediterranean's tourism capital"

Palma's mayor, José Hila, said today that he would very much like Palma to seek to consolidate itself as a city tourist destination throughout the whole year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/11/2015 00:00

Harry Engels (left) with Antonio Garcia of Calvia town hall.


"These kinds of events are the future of tourism in Calvia"

"We intend to continue working hard on upgrading the resorts and encouraging hoteliers to renovate and improve the rating and quality of their establishments."

Humphrey Carter17/10/2015 00:00

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

"Myself as president of the community of Edenroc situated on the north side of Santa Ponsa Bay and many other residents have been complaining to Calvia as the local authority responsible over the past ten years about the deterioration of Santa Ponsa."

07/09/2015 00:00


"At least the local authorities appear to have some policy on tourism..."

The new local authorities appear to have a completely different philosophy towards the tourist industry.

Jason Moore25/08/2015 00:00